ANNOUNCEMENTS

TUCSON BUDDHIST COMMUNITY EVENTS
ROBERT THURMAN LECTURE IN TUCSON
Arizona Friends of Tibet would like to invite you to hear a talk by Professor Robert Thurman, free of charge.
The event will be on April 26th, 2018 at 7pm, at the Environmental and Natural Resources Building in room N120. Co-sponsors of this event are: The University of Arizona College of Behavioral Sciences, U of A College of Humanities Center for Buddhist Studies, U of A College of Humanities religious Studies and Classics and U of A College of Behavioral Sciences Center for Compassion Studies.
Please register to reserve your seat. E-mail peggyhitchcock@gmail.com your Name, Address and Phone number and Number of seats
           

PAST EVENTS

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AWAM INSTITUTE (http://www.awaminstitute.org/classes.html)
Sunday Tibetan Buddhist Meditation Hour, 11:00-Noon: led by Khenpo Dean.
Everyone welcome FREE (donations to support our Meditation Center gratefully accepted).
Silent Meditation - Tuesdays, 6:00 PM:
If you would like to learn basic meditation, please call us at 520-622-8460 for an appointment. FREE (donations to support our Meditation Center gratefully accepted).
Tibetan Yoga Class: Saturdays, 10AM. Adaptable to those with physical limitations. Suggested donation: $5 per session.
Movie and Potluck Tsok 4th Friday, 6:00-8:30PM
Dakini Day Practice Troma 4th Wednesday, 6:00-7:00PM
MARCH Chotrul Duchen Puja and Tsok - Friday, March 2nd, 6PM;
Part 2 of Spring Classes begin
APRIL Vajrayogini / Vajravarahi Practice Retreat - First Saturday, April 7, 9:00AM-4:00PM
Watch our monthly newsletter, Facebook, or go to AwamInstitute.org and click on "Explore our Meditation Practices and Events" for more information.

DRIKUNG NAMGYAL LING DRIKUNG KAGYU BUDDHIST CENTER ( www.drikungtucson.org )
Chenrezig Practice, Sunday mornings, 10-11AM
Steps on the Path to Enlightenment: Exploring the Lamrim, Sunday mornings, 11AM-Noon White Tara Practice, Wednesday Nights, 7-8PM
Events are free. Please call or text Pati at (520) 465-1882, pati@drikungtucson.org for information.

TERGAR TUCSON ( https://tergar.org/events/ )
Awareness, Compassion, and Wisdom in Action Essential Teachings on the Joy of Living Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, June 2-6, University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA. $515 per person.
For questions about registering or the retreat, please contact us at: stthomas@tergar.org

GARCHEN INSTITUTE (https://garchen.net/)
Cultivating Compassion in Degenerate Times Teachings by Venerable Master Hai Tao March 10 and 11, 9AM-12PM and 2-5PM each day. Register: at https://garchen.net/annual-events/
Intensive Tibetan Language Course March 5 to 30.
Daily classes 5 days a week, study, homework and practice. Cost of this residential course is $1050.
Email the Institute at questions@garchen.net or call 928-925-1237
See https://garchen.net/annual-events/ for schedule of upcoming retreats.

DRIKUNG NAMGYAL LING DRIKUNG KAGYU BUDDHIST CENTER
(www.drikungtucson.org) Ongoing weekly Ngondro practice Sundays; Refuge, 10AM, recitations and prostrations; Vajrasattva, 11AM, recitation, meditation, and purification. Optional pot luck lunch follows.

AWAM INSTITUTE (http://www.awaminstitute.org/classes.html) Online courses available on an open entry basis (subject to mentor availability). Email: Awam-TBI@gmail.com for specific availability. Tucson classes are listed in our newsletter. Sunday Tibetan Buddhist Meditation Hour 11AM to Noon, led by Khenpo Dean; includes chanting, deity practices, dharma talk, and ritual blessing. Everyone is welcome.

THE BODHISATTVA INSTITUTE
(www.bodhisattvainstitute.org)